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Onaga in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
1. War Memorial
Inscription.

1917 - 1918
In memory of the Boys from
Pottawatomie County, Kansas,
who lost their lives in the
World War.


Lewis Beard • Walter Blackledge • Ernest E. Brunkow • Robert L. Byrnes • Eli Dorsey • Lester Dugan • Clifford Ellis • Orville Eytchison • William Fenton • James Fitzpatrick • Clarence Gorges • Earl Gregg • Gustav E. Gustafson • Fred Harrington • Aloysius Heim • Jos. Francis Higgins • Joseph A. Hohn • George W. Holm • Joe Hoy • Harold M. Johnson • Clyde E. Keeney • Floyd W. Kemp • Fred W. Martin • Edwin J. McGlinchey • Ward McVicar • Joel H. Melgren • Francis Miller • Theodore H. Olson • Guy F. Proctor • Albert T. Sester • Roy Swain • Russell Taylor • Charley Trezise • Ruben J. Westling • James Witter • Loran Woodcock • Herbert Zeileis

In tribute to those
from Pottawatomie Co.
who gave their lives
during WW II


Orville F. Area • Charles A. Eckert • Gerald A. Heim • Bernard J. Brockish • Martin L. Cox • James Loy Johnson • Merle F. Draper • Harold E. Eisnebach • Milton D. Humbert • Raymond D. Allen • Carl D. Fairbanks • Jack S. Herrick • Henry U. O'Donnell • James E. Davies • Lawrence L. Beach • Harold L. Gard • Glen E. Flinn • Harold E. Fechter • Fred J. Kelley • Harold A. Gasser • Lem E. Gillett • Leighton E. Hale • William F. Youngkamp •
War Memorial WWI Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
2. War Memorial WWI Honor Roll
Elmo F. Hartwich • Clyde J. Aubert • Edwin H. Peterson • Eugene M. Hill • Thomas A. Craig • Edwin S. Ingalsbe • Pete L. Fiegener • George R. Jones • Ronald E. Barnett • Elmer F. Kern, Jr. • Edward M. Perry • Francis H. Dresser • Thomas F. Kropf • Charles M. Rezac • Charles W. Line • Delbert E. Yonning • Claire A. Mumaw • Harold W. Hetzler • Ray V. Stauffer • Francis E. Noonan • Lloyd E. Kilner • Roger N. Phillips • Elden L. Whitacre • Rollin M. Miser • Leroy L. Pollock • Roland A. Ehlers • Leroy D. Scott • Thomas Lee Leonard • Lyle G. Trimble • Edward F. Williams • Fred C. Howell • Joseph Dale Miller • Fred C. Kurtz

Dedicated to those who gave their lives
during the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam


Michael Charles Zeller • Gerald Otto McKay • Gene Allen Myers • Dale L. Milbradt • Danny Wayne Jarvis • Harland Jenkins • Leo T. Wapp • Albert Hart • John Southall • David L. Kitchen

 
Erected by Onaga American Legion Post No. 85.
 
Location. 39° 29.447′ N, 96° 10.204′ W. Marker is in Onaga, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is at the intersection of Leonard Street and 4th Street, on the left when traveling north on Leonard Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Leonard Street, Onaga KS 66521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
War Memorial WWII Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
3. War Memorial WWII Honor Roll
At least 3 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veteran's Memorial (approx. 11.4 miles away); Former Location of Corning Rural High School (approx. 13.7 miles away); Asa Clark (approx. 13.8 miles away).
 
Regarding War Memorial. The Doughboy statue is a Paulding variant.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
War Memorial Korean & Vietnam Wars Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
4. War Memorial Korean & Vietnam Wars Honor Roll
War Memorial Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
5. War Memorial Statue Detail
War Memorial - J. Paulding Plate image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 1, 2014
6. War Memorial - J. Paulding Plate
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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